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Ja Morant named 2019-20 NBA Rookie of the Year; Grizzlies star receives 99 out of 100 first-place votes

Morant, who nearly won the award unanimously, finished ahead of Miami's Kendrick Nunn and New Orleans' Zion Williamson

Gators will allow 17K in stands for home games

Florida will only allow 17,000 fans to attend home games at Ben Hill Griffin Stadium, in accordance with coronavirus pandemic restrictions, the school announced Thursday.

Dream vs. Liberty: Watch WNBA online, live stream, TV channel, odds, start time, prediction

One of the leading candidates for Rookie of the Year, Chennedy Carter, will lead the Dream against the Liberty

Illinois Basketball: Illini focusing on paint depth with offer to Fray Nguimbi

Depth in and around the paint might end up being an issue for the Illinois basketball program moving forward. Kofi Cockburn returned for his sophomore seas...

Four reasons the New Orleans Saints will win Super Bowl LV: Drew Brees has an MVP-caliber supporting cast

Not only that, but the Saints also boast talent at every level of their veteran defense

Leonard Fournette agrees to deal with Buccaneers: Former top-five pick joining Tom Brady in Tampa, per report

Fournette joins a backfield that includes Ronald Jones, LeSean McCoy and 2020 draft pick Ke'Shawn Vaughn

Clippers vs. Nuggets: Four things to know as Los Angeles, Denver meet in second round of NBA playoffs

The Clippers are looking to advance to the Western Conference finals for the first time in franchise history

Illini Basketball: Hoops Recruiting

#Illini offer top-75 Class of 2021 guard TyTy Washington (@tytywashington3). 6-foot-3 with strong handles, passing a lot of scoring ability.Brad Underwood loves to utilize multiple ball-handlers Washington could be a very good fit.https://t.co/nskYofMmdW Derek Piper (@DPiper247) September...

Buccaneers among teams interested in signing Leonard Fournette, per report

Fournette joins a backfield that includes Ronald Jones, LeSean McCoy and 2020 draft pick Ke'Shawn Vaughn

Illinois Basketball: Dalen Davis receives offer from the Illini

Illinois basketball coaches need to continue building, and that is what they had in mind in a recent wave of scholarship offers. Recruiting isn’t just ab...

Illini Basketball: Illini Basketball

Source: The Men's and Women's Basketball Oversight Committee will propose a start date of November 25th to the Division 1 Council for the 20-21 college basketball season. Jon Rothstein (@JonRothstein) September 1, 2020...

Illini Football: Big Ten Football

Just a reminder that the Big Ten's presidents decide when they return to play. Not Kevin Warren, not the ADs, not the coaches, not the players' parents.And the presidents aren't the ones leaking these tantalizing October/Thanksgiving possibilities. Stewart Mandel...

Illinois Basketball: Multiple Illini make Andy Katz’s top player list

Illinois basketball star guard Ayo Dosunmu continues to receive plenty of offseason praise. Big Ten Network’s Andy Katz ranked the nation’s top returni...

Ex-Auburn starter Whitlow transfers to W. Illinois

JaTarvious Whitlow, who led Auburn in rushing in each of the past two seasons, has transferred to FCS school Western Illinois.

Illinois Basketball: A peek into the mind of Illini target Wesley Cardet Jr.

The class of 2021 is full of talented players, many of whom the Illinois basketball program has pursued at one time or another. The last 48 hours or so hav...

Rockets vs. Thunder: Russell Westbrook's fatal flaw? His inability to be anything other than Russell Westbrook

Westbrook kept the ball in his hands -- and away from James Harden's -- in the closing moments of Houston's Game 6 loss

Illini Basketball: Hoops Recruiting

Blessed to receive an offer from @IlliniMBB

Illini Football: Illinois Football

.@The_fridge53 led the march through Champaign today. https://t.co/NLRstriYxz The Champaign Room (@Champaign_Room) August 31, 2020 Instead of restarting practice, dozens of @Illinifootball players and other #Illini athletes led a march through the streets of @champaigncity to rally against racism....

Illini Football: Big Ten Football

Updated news story on #B1G and The Vote: https://t.co/xqCpBheYIw Adam Rittenberg (@ESPNRittenberg) August 31, 2020 Iowa's athletics department announces that it will be pausing workouts for all athletics teams until after Labor Day due to the recent increase in...

Watch now: 'This is love right here," University of Illinois athletes participate in student-athlete organized Black Lives Matter march in Champaign

CHAMPAIGN — Nate Hobbs stood on a bench just outside the Champaign Police Department on Monday afternoon with hundreds of University of Illinois students, student-athletes, coaches and administrators filling up

Illinois Basketball: Best-case Illini lineup after missing on David Jones

It was a rough night for Illinois basketball fans as one of the top targets and someone who was supposed to be suiting up for the Illini decided to commit ...